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Shaniqwa Biography, Career, Personal Life, Family, Wife and Net Worth

Shaniqwa Biography, Career, Personal Life, Family and Net Worth

Shaniqwa alias Karishizzo Mashizzo Biography

Creativity knows no bounds especially among the youth who are always buzzing with new ideas, concepts and imaginations. In whichever industry and situation they find themselves in, they are sure to come up with a solution good enough to leave you quite surprised and astonished.

One such character is Shaniqwa, a comedian who is actually a man who dresses up as a lady and makes comedy out of that. An interesting way to approach comedy. In this article, we look at the biography of Shaniqwa and find out who the person behind the make up, wigs and dresses really is.

Age and Place of Birth

Shaniqwa was born in 1990 as Kelvin Mwangi Thiong’o. He grew up in Kenya with much of the details on his early life being unavailable to the public yet.

Education Background

His educational background and history is still under wraps and is yet to be revealed to the public. .

Career Journey

The comedian’s career journey began when he performed in a local comedy show named Jameni in 2009. This was the foundation for his future works.

Afterwards, he took part in the making of the show ‘The Real House helps of Kawangware’. This was a big space for him as it opened up further doors and endeared him further to his fans. Shaniqwa depicts a middle aged woman going through normal day activities and routine. The hilarious way in which these activities are brought to the public have made Shaniqwa one of the funniest characters on set. Shaniqwa is known for her tag line ‘Ntakumurder’

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He posts these videos on YouTube and the various social media platforms like Facebook and Instagram having bagged several fans and followers.

Kelvin is also an emcee who goes by the name MC Kevatin and was a co-host on KTN show Life and Style for a period of three years before he finally called it quits to explore other projects.

Shaniqwa Personal Life

Kelvin Mwangi is a father to one and the mother of his child is one gorgeous Naomi Jemutai. This is a clear rubbishing of allegations by some people online who claim that he is either transexual or gay while the fact is that he is a really good actor.

Shaniqwa Net worth and Assets

Peter Kamau says that the acting industry in Kenya is not yet able to sustain actors and actresses and therefore warms that one must have several other plans backing them up since on completion of one act, it is not an assured ticket to another role. He is said to earn about Ksh 200,000 from his acting career. His exact net worth is yet to be established as well as the assets under his name.

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